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Top Things To Do With KIDS In May in Metro Detroit

Spring has sprung, warm weather is here to stay and we couldn’t be more excited to get out and play and explore! Here are some of our favorite events happening in May. 


See Dinosaurs Come to Life

This month Dinosaurs are taking over Canterbury Village for a larger-than-life Dino Stroll and it’s the perfect outing for dino-loving kiddos! Here are some more places to find dinosaurs any time of the year.


Enter to win 4 tickets to Dino Stroll at Canterbury Village on Thursday, May 20th at 8pm from TMobile!


Visit Downtown Detroit 

Spring is the perfect time for a visit to downtown Detroit and we can’t wait to head to Flowers Days at Eastern Market and Los Trompos at Beacon Park! While downtown don’t forget to visit the Detroit Riverfront which was just named the BEST riverwalk in America!


Shop a Farmers Market

Your local farmer’s market is opening for the season and we’re looking forward to getting healthy foods from local venders. Check out our guide to find a Farmers Market near you.


Get Ready For Summer with Swim Safety

May is National Water Safety Month and an important reminder about the dangers of drowning for young children. Have a safe summer and check out Aqua-Tots Swim School – the first class is FREE!


Get Tickets To A Ball Game

It’s baseball season and you can get tickets to a Tigers or Mudhens game to attend in person. Soccer fan? Root for Le Rouge and get tickets to watch our favorite’s the Detroit City Football Club.


Plan A Day Trip

The tulips have bloomed in Holland and they are picture perfect, make the drive for Tulip Time. Looking for a new zoo to visit? Saginaw’s Children Zoo is one of our favorites and admission is only $5!


Find a Fun Summer Camp

The school year is coming to an end and summer is right around the corner. Now is the perfect time to sign your kids up for a fun local summer camp. From Appleseed Camp at Blake’s Farm to all of the amazing options at your local YMCA – you’re sure to find something for every age.


May is for Mom. Show love to the moms in your life with these simple, thoughtful acts – 5 Ways For Moms To Support Moms This Mother’s Day.


Photo credit: Mommy Poppins



About Carrie Budzinski

Carrie Budzinski is the Vice President of LittleGuide Detroit. She grew up in Livonia and Detroit and continues to live life in both cities. Carrie loves exploring the city and finding hidden gems in the suburbs..

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